Throughout the history of the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" a number of film adaptions have been made. However most famously was the 1962 adaption by Robert Mulligan. This particular film adaption was a roaring success scoring 3 oscars.

Cast & Crew

The following is a list of cast as found on IMDB:

Gregory Peck
Atticus Finch

John Megna
Dill Harris

Frank Overton
Sheriff Heck Tate

Rosemary Murphy
Maudie Atkinson

Ruth White
Mrs. Dubose

Brock Peters
Tom Robinson

Estelle Evans

Paul Fix
Judge Taylor

Collin Wilcox Paxton
Mayella Violet Ewell

James Anderson
Bob Ewell

Alice Ghostley
Aunt Stephanie Crawford

Robert Duvall
Boo Radley

William Windom
Mr. Gilmer - Prosecutor

Crahan Denton
Walter Cunningham Sr.

Richard Hale
Nathan Radley

Differences From the Novel

  • One major difference from the film and novel was the absence of Aunt Alexandra. She played a somewhat vital role in the book and has a complete absence from the movie.
  • Mrs Dubose was somewhat limited in the film. In the book she has an important role, she is used as a platform to explain real courage.